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How Israel Is Becoming a Port of Call for Maritime Innovation

When Intel acquired vision-based collision prevention company Mobileye for $15.3 billion in 2017, the blockbuster deal underscored Israel’s prowess in smart transportation, particularly in the autotech sector. But automotive isn’t the only traditional industry
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How Israel Planted the Seeds of Its AgTech Success

Even prior to statehood, Israel’s pioneers set out to cultivate the land, tackling the challenges posed by limited natural resources by setting up agricultural communities such as kibbutzim and other farming cooperatives to ensure that
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Maala Puts the Spotlight on Corporate Social Responsibility in Israel

With corporate conduct making headlines of late, executives from companies large and small are becoming increasingly aware that the business of doing business is as much about giving back to the community as it is
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Learning from Israel’s Water Woes

Glenneis Kriel from Farmer’s Weekly writes here about a recent tour to farms and the AgriTech exhibition in Israel. The author says that South Africa can learn a great deal from Israel’s water management.
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How Israel Is Jump-Starting Cleantech Innovation

Even before Israel achieved statehood 70 years ago, the country’s pioneers harnessed their fierce determination, forward thinking, and more than a little chutzpah to overcome the challenges posed by the land’s limited natural resources. Just
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A Drone’s Eye View of Israel’s Drone Tech Success

The Startup Nation is more than just a place; for Israel, it’s also a mentality. Innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit have infused virtually every industry in the country, from agriculture to cyber, and drones are
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Former Teva Israel CEO founds crowdfunded cannabis co

Ron Mayron announced the founding of InnoCan Pharma, which plans to raise money through the Pipelbiz platform. Read the full article in Globes.
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How Israel Is Pioneering Cybersecurity Solutions for Critical Infrastructure

It is no secret that mounting cybersecurity threats jeopardize the security of nations’ critical infrastructure systems – from power plants to water reservoirs to our railway systems and beyond – with potentially dire consequences for
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We pay for oil and food, so why not allow water to be market driven?

SA could have a regular, abundant supply of the resource if businesses were allowed to mine and distribute it read the full article by Robert Gentle in the Business Day 3rd May
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World Bank Blog Article on “Israel: How meeting water challenges spurred a dynamic export industry”

Scott Moore is a Young Professional and Water Resource Specialist with the World Bank Group Water Global Practice. Following a recent study tour he concludes that what they saw on the ground shows that combining
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